Immigration Law

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Unpub. BIA CAT Victory: Mexico; Imputed Gang Affiliation
Posted on 7 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"[T]he respondent has presented evidence, undisputed by the DHS, that the Federal Government and at least one local government in the United States have identified him as a member of the Norteño gang and have done so in the presence of rival... Read More

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Gang and Cartel Violence: A Reason To Grant Political Asylum from Mexico and Central America
Posted on 13 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"People fleeing gang violence in Mexico and Central America have been, for the most part, denied asylum in the U.S. Nonetheless, modern interpretations of refugee and international law suggest that there is more merit to these claims for asylum than... Read More